Michael Dudas, 41, was charged with aggravated murder.
A Des Moines man beat his mother to death with a crowbar then stayed in the same south-side home as her body for several days, police say.
The police have released CCTV of paranoid schizophrenic Odessa Carey, 36, who was too unwell to enter a plea, while carrying her elderly mum’s decapitated head in a bag
Police confirm that the couple has a child together and that the victim has other children
Tania Morris from Staffordshire fears this Christmas could be her last after she was struck down with Hodgkin Lymphoma a year ago and has been unable to find a donor.